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Date: 1878 before
Description: A view of the Ocean House hotel with men, women, and children posing in front of it. An additional group of people stands on the third story balcony. Two...
Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Capitol building after the fire in August. The Federal building was burned by British forces during the War of 1812. In the foreg...
Description: Shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, roads, railroads, churches, schools, and cemeteries. Includes business directories of Manitowoc...
Description: This photocopy map shows the Fox River, lot and block numbers, private claims, streets, a public squares, a manual labour school, and Fort Howard. An inset...
Description: Baraboo was first settled around 1838, and by 1870 it had become the county seat and the thriving village illustrated here. This birds eye drawing depicts...
Description: This map shows plat of the town, land ownership by name, wards, local streets, railroads, and part of Fox River. The map also includes a directory and adve...
Description: Sanborn map of Montfort, population 800.
Date: 1883 ca.
Description: Caption on reverse side of stereoview reads, "Governmental buildings, Wisconsin Conservatory of Music and Hospital over Lake Mendota-looking from Capitol P...
Description: The home of S.C. Thomas.
Description: This late 19th century map shows the lake region around Oconomowoc in Waukesha County and eastern Jefferson County, Wisconsin. Cities and villages, roads,...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Stoughton.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Exterior of church.
Description: The ruins of a railroad depot after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War.
Description: A detail of a Sanborn map showing the lake Mendota shore area, including Madison Manufacturing Company.
Description: This map shows asylums, cemeteries, hospitals, parks, streets, and wards. Relief is shown by contours. Also included are manuscript annotations in pencil....
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Small town completely dependent on the sawmill. When the sawmill closed down, the town disappeared.
Description: View down road with three houses and a barbershop lining the street. A lamp post is on the left of the image.
Date: 1874 after
Description: Stereoview of Broadway in Milwaukee. Home has many peaks on the roof, and the drive to the entrance is on the right.
Description: Chippewa Falls seen through trees.
Description: Issued by J.M. Wolfe, publisher of Nebraska railway guide, gazetteer & directory.
Publisher: Omaha, Neb. : J.M. Wolfe, 1872.
Description: 1 map : hand-...
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